Session one of a four-part symposium, held as part of the Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy research project at the Council on Foreign Relations.
- Toby Dodge, Consulting Senior Fellow for the Middle East, International Institute for Strategic Studies.
- Steven Simon, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations.
- Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development, University of Maryland.
Presider: F. Gregory Gause III, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of.